Alumni Connection December 2022

October ended with a bit of a cold snap after record warm temperatures, Halloween was busy and after running out of candy I had to turn off the lights around 7:30. A lot of older “out of area” kids travelling in pacts of eight to ten showed up and cleaned me out. Some...

Alumni Connection May 2022

May 1 It looks like I have to start counting the days again. Shortly after lasts month’s newsletter was put to bed the Quebec Government announced we were in the 6th Covid pandemic wave. The government has been pussy footing around for days not wanting to admit that...

Alumni Connection July 2021

July 1 and it is day 474 and the situation continues to improve. June 5, a day to celebrate. My wife and I were able to get our second shot of Pfizer at a walk in clinic set up at the old Loblaws’ store on Panama Street in Brossard, four weeks earlier than the...

Alumni Connection February 2021

February 1, day 324 and nation wide things are getting worse. The vaccine rollout has had a few hiccups and, if the Quebec Government can be believed, people in my age bracket (old) should be vaccinated with a first dose by by the end of April or early May. This was...

Alumni Connection June 2020

Twelve weeks in and the golf course opens, much earlier than I thought it would, thank God. My first game was May 22 and it was sunny, hot and enjoyable, like a long walk in the park. The social distancing rules make for a strange experience. No lingering around the...

Alumni Connection June 2019

Click here for the July Newsletter May started out on a downer with cool, wet weather and the golf course still closed, forcing the Dirty Dozen, our long standing golf group, to cancel their first game of the season. Our Friday, May 10th game was cancelled as the club...